Iris ‘Amiguita’ (CH)
A Conservation Scheme Plant
Reason for Inclusion
Of possible historical significance.
This may be one of the ‘Broadleigh’ series, but has not yet been verified.
Brief description of plant
Evergreen perennial Californian Hybrid iris
Height x Spread
40cm x 40cm
Medium blue bi-tone. The falls are deeper in colour than the standards.
Stiff, strap-like dark green leaves in fans.
May - June
Neutral to acid soil. Free-draining.
Pests and diseases
Generally no problems.
Resents root disturbance
Divide established clumps but leave at least 3 leaf fans on each division. Smaller clumps may not survive the first winter.